Contributing Membership


Contributing members of Historic New England enjoy and preserve the New England experience. They support traveling exhibitions showcasing our extensive collections and education programs for 50,000 children in schools, libraries, and after-school programs. Contributing members receive invitations to special events.

Tax-Deductible Amount: $85.00

Contributing Membership Benefits:

  • Unlimited free admission for two adults in the same household and children under eighteen to all Historic New England sites, Library and Archives, and the Henry Sheldon Museum of Vermont History

  • 15% discount on museum shop and greenhouse purchases

  • Four single-use guest passes

  • Complimentary admission to a special lecture for Contributing and Supporting Members

  • Member publications, including Historic New England magazine (three issues per year), the Passport to Historic New England, Guide to Historic Properties, members’ newsletter and calendar of events, and monthly e-newsletter

  • Access to nearly 100 fun and exciting free-to-members programs and events

  • Discounted admission for programs and events